Saturday, October 11, 2008

Corn Pulao

Ingredients :
Basmathi rice - 1 cup
Corn cobs – 1cup

Onions - 2
Bay leaf - 1
Cinnamon - 1 inch stick
Black cardamoms - 2
Cloves - 3

Cashewnuts - 10 to 12

Saffron - a pinch dissolved in one Tbl. sp. warm milk

Ghee - for frying

Salt - as required

Grind together :
Onion - 1 big
Garlic - 4 flakes
Ginger – 1/2 inch piece

Turmeric powder – 1/4 tsp.

Coriander powder - 1 Tbl. sp.

Garam masala powder – 1/4 tsp.

Chilli powder - 1 tsp.


Preparation :
Soak rice for 10 minutes. Drain water and fry in 1/2tsp. of ghee, till moisture is absorbed. Cut onions length wise. Heat ghee and fry garam masala spices. Add onions and fry for few minutes. Continue frying with ground masala paste till oil floats on top. Add cooked corn and rice. Pour two cups of boiling water with enough salt. Mix well and cook 10 minutes in pressure cooker, (or) Cook for 20 minutes with a tight lid in direct absorption method, in reduced flame. After removing from fire, mix saffron milk and fried cashewnuts.
Sending this to Rice Mela,an event started by Srivalli of Cooking 4 all seasons

20 comments:

Divya Kudua said...

Corn pulao looks delicious Pavani.I love corn in any form and your recipe sounds just right!!

Priya said...

Mouthwatering pulao..delicious they r..

srikars kitchen said...

looks deliicous... yummy... thxs for sharing...

Vaishali said...

What a lovely rice recipe, Pavani. I've never had corn pulao before and this one looks delicious.

Suma Rajesh said...

woo what a feast?...looks great

anudivya said...

Pavani, that looks reallllly good!

Vidhya said...

Corn Pulao looks yummy. BTW I am going to try your garbanzo pulao today.

Uma said...

Oooh, yummy pulao! Corn is my fav. Beautiful presentation too!

Cham said...

Totally new pulaov, very inviting one!

Uj said...

Love corn. Must try for me. Looks delicious :)
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Priyanka said...

Completely agree with everything that Divya said....

Priya said...

hey yummy recipe dear.

Priya said...

hey yummy recipe dear.

Uma said...

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LG said...

looks yummy! Loved that deco with tomatoes.

DEESHA said...

corn pulao looks yummy .. very colorful N tasty

raaji said...

Iam looking for some variety of rice dishes which you perfect have a collection of .....will keep tryng....

Ramya Vijaykumar said...

Lovely and delicious Pulav... they look great and stunning...

G.Pavani said...

thank u each and every one for ur lovely and valuable comments on my blog by taking time....you all are giving energy to me to make my blog go on....

Srivalli said...

Thanks for the lovely entry...it looks yum!